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Deborah Welker   13 Jan 2001 16:24:14
I am searching for information on Samuel Danner and his wife, ElizabethBaumgartner Danner. They were married in 1872 and lived in Rushville. Anyinfo on them or their decendents would be appreciated. 

Angela Steffke   25 Jan 2001 22:25:57
I am looking for others who are researching Barron and Riley familiesin Schuyler Co. mid 1800s. My ggggrandmother Caroline Riley married JosephBarron. At the time they were in Fayette Co. Illinois. Caroline was thedaughter of George W. and America (???) Riley. She had the following siblings:William, America, Sarah, John A. and Elizabeth all born between 1840 and1850. George claimed to be from North Carolina and would have been bornabout 1813. America claimed to be from Kentucky and would have been bornabout 1824. I have noticed that there are other Riley and Barron Familiesin Schuyler CO. More over the children’s name follow the same pattern thatis in my family. I am hoping that there might be a connection and thatsome one can help me if this sounds familiar.

JimClark    27 Jan 2001 08:56:50
Looking for information on parents and siblings of Aaron V. Harrisand Rebecca Naught (Knott). I have and will share information on therechildren. My wife is there Gr Gr granddaughter. 

Daran Brown   15 Jan 2001 19:51:45
I am searching for information on Alpheus Brown. He was born on 11-21-1814and lived in Schuyler County off and on his whole life. I am particularlyinterested in his marriage to Mildred Snow and their children. Any informationwould be appreciated. Thanks 

Clay Feeter   15 Jan 2001 14:09:38
Need info on MARTHA ANN MOORE (b. in Conn. 12//25/1834) m. John R.GOTT July 12, 1852 and they lived in Brooklyn, Schuyler county until nolater than 1870 when they moved w/ kids to Linn Co. Kansas. 

Walter E. Engle   1 Feb 2001 20:22:22
ENGLE, ISAAC, JR–Isaac married his 3rd wife, Sarah (Ashcraft) Hullin Schuyler County. Need details on the family, including their 3 children–Saide,Della and Mary Engle. Need dates of birth, marriages, and deaths. 

Larry JoeWorley    Sun, 04 Feb 2001 10:39:36
Looking for John Hill born abt. 1841 Illinois, Betty Ann [betsy] Haysand their daughter Ada Hill born about 1859. may have moved to missouribefore 1880’s 

C. Zachory Petz   Sun, 04 Feb 2001 10:39:36
I am looking for any HEAVIRLAND especially Philetus Heavirland. AllI know is that he was born before 1864. Any information you can find forme would be greatly appreciated. 

Tom KeysTue, 13 Feb 2001 16:35:28
I am searching for any information pertaining to Oliver Hayden akaGeorge Oliver Hayden Keys having been given a land warrant , copy in mypossession,for 160 acres in Schuyler County also now Browning Township,1 NE Sec 12, Twnshp 2N Range 1E 4th PM by President James Monroe for servicesin the war of 1812. Awarded on April 20, 1818. Where did my grandpa godoes anyone know? Thank you 

Carolyn GangSat, 17 Feb 2001 21:06:00
Still seeking info on WILLIAM BARKER and his family. William was aBlack HawkWar Veteran. On the 1850 Schuyler census he says he is from VA,on the1860 Census he says he is from OH. His wive’s name was Katherine”Kitty”, last name unknown. She died Aug, 25, 1866 and is buried in Rushville.Would like to be able to find out Katherine’s maiden name. Any info onthis family is greatly appreciated. THANKS 

Judi Rogers Gilker– Mon, 19 Feb 2001 16:30:52
Henry D.GOLLIHER who married Salena E. ADAMS on Aug 6, 1876 in SchuylerCo. IL. They had 2 known sons: 1) William J. GOLLIHER who lived in Cooperstown,Brown Co IL in 1940. Unknown what became of William. 2) Burford “Mac” GOLLIHERborn March 28, 1877 in Schuyler Co. IL. Burford married Elva RAMSON onDec 15 1898 in Schuyler Co IL. He died Oct 28, 1940 in Quincy, IL. Accordingto Burford’s obit he lived in Quincy, Adams County, IL several years andthen moved to West Point, Hancock Co. IL. He had 2 sons and a daughterwho married Fred MOORE. Burford had half brothers, George and John BLACKand a half sister Mrs. Charles WARDELL. Seeking contact with anyone withinformation on these people. Thank you in advance. 

joette manning– Mon, 19 Feb 2001 23:53:15
Hammer, Harlan, Thompson
i am searching for the James D. Thompson and Elizabeth Augusta Hammerfamililes.I think augusta was the daughter of George Washington hammerand Susanna Harlan, but was shown living with the MCkamey in They weremarried in schuyler county Illinois. My great grandmother Wilmetta wasone of their children. does anyone have any information on this family?i think augusta died around 1881 but have been unable to locate her grave.i do not know when James D. died but i think it may have been around ggrandmother wilmetta married Thomas caster and had twins, Irma andIrvin caster born Jan 12 1910. irvin died in Mexico Missouri at the homeof his aunt ida ritter. Has anyone in rushville illinois heard of any ofthese people because i have hit a brick wall, this is a large blended familyhow did they all disappear…….? thanks 

connie may– Tue, 20 Feb 2001 18:07:28
Reeves-Reaves, Lee, Tippet-Tippit or various spellings..
I am trying to find some information on a Anna Reeves-Reaves that livedin Schuyler county and died there. She was married to a man named WilliamLee. Era around 1850-1854. She was killed by bushwackers along with a child.And also trying to find a Frances Tippett or family of the same county..She is believed to of been from that area also.. If anyone has any informationon these families. I would like a reply.. Or a direction to where elseto look.. I would like to find obit.. cemetery of where Anna is buried.or sibilings and parents.. Thank you kindly.. 

John Carey– Wed, 21 Feb 2001 10:14:59
George Armel – Born 1818, Died Dec. 31, 1901. Came from Penna.
Sarah Carey – Born 1820, Deid Mar. 18, 1889. Married George Armel 

Dick Rollins-Fri, 2 Mar 2001 12:31:52
I am looking for information on the SNIDER and WISBY families thatlived in Schuyler County from the 1830’s until the 1850’s or so. JamesSnider and his daughter Nancy Melissa (who married Alfred W. McCarty inKansas) are my ancestors. James had a brother or father named Jacob SNYDERwho came to Schuyler County in 1834. James Snider married Nancy Ann Wisby,daughter of Thomas and Nancy (EWING) Wisby. James moved to Linn County,Kansas in 1858. I’d be happy to share what I have. 

Betty BuchananMartin – Mon, 5 Mar 2001 18:50:24
Need help!
Emeliza Dickson b/ca 1816 Ind. or Ky. m/1830 Rushville, Schuyler Co.,Il. to Putnam Co., Mo. 1840’s. Who is her family? 

Marji Morton -Sun, 11 Mar 2001 03:13:05 EST
Searching for any FRY or LAWLER in 1800’s in Schuyler Co., Illinois.Thank you. 

LucilleKelly – Sun, 11 Mar 2001 17:09:52
My ggg grandparents were Luke Seeley and Electe Owen Seeley. I am lookingfor burial places for Luke Seeley died Oct 15, 1856 in Rushville, ILL.and Electe who died May 10, 1834 in Rushville, ILL. Some information Ido have is- Their Children were E.O.H. Seeley-an undertaker in Rushville,Mattthew Malone Seeley, Nathaniel B Seeley, Mary E. Seeley (my gg grandmother, married to William Ransom Allphin). After the death of my ggg grandmotherElecte, Luke married Susan Willoughby. Would love to here from anyone withinformation on this family. 

Kay Sly – Fri,16 Mar 2001 19:55:54
Seeking information on Gideon Goodwin. born March 3, 1769 Goshen, ChesterCo., Pa. married: Rachel Pierce on Aug 16 1797 Frederick Co., Va.
Children: Asa, Thomas, John, Joel, Susan
Would also like information on any of these Children: Asa married Maryin Schuyler Co., and died there. Thomas also married in Schuyler Co. Anyinformation would be helpful. Thank You 

John Blair-Fri, 16 Mar 2001 19:55:54
Looking for any information on a MICHAELS family in at least 1840 inSchuyer Co. My gg grandfather was born in 1840 in Rushville. He (GeorgeWashington Michaels) had at least one brother named William H. Michaels.Parents are said to be William & Mary Jones Michaels. Thanks for anyhelp! 

Donna Lee [McCULLOUGH]Anderson – Sun, 3 Jun 2001 20:13:02
I am looking for any information on the McCULLOUGH families.

NANCY [COWAN] McCULLOUGH died in Doddsville and is buried there withher twin children. I would like conformation on this.

HUGH McCULLOUGH husband of NANCY then remarried to SARAH/SALLY SLOAN.

HUGH & NANCY along with their children are in the 1860 census, Littleton,Schuyler, IL

HUGH & SARAH along with children are in the 1870 census, Littleton,Schuyler, IL

I have lost them after that and would like to know where HUGH McCULLOUGHdied and is buried.

He was in the civil war 124th inf, IL

He was 53 in 1870 census.

Can anyone help me find information on this family? 

Brooke Record-Wed, 20 Jun 2001 00:26:22
To: Lucille Kelly or other family member who can help.

Dear family member,

My Grandmother is Ivy Mae Graves, she is the daughter of Mary ElizabethAllphin and Joseph Graves (my g grandparents). Mary Elizabeth Allphin isthe daughter of Homer Poet Allphin and America Ellen Cenoggle (my gg grandparents).Homer is the son of William Allphin and Mary Seeley (my ggg grandparents).Mary Seeley is the daughter of Luke and Electe Owen (my gggg grandparents).

I am just starting to do my family history to pass on to my two children(and the twin grandsons due in October) and would like to know more.

Searching for information on America Ellen Cenoggle B < 1856 in Rushville,Schuyler, Ill., AND her parents (names unknown at this point to me). Nomention so far as to a date of death or where it occurred for America.She married Homer Poet Allphin (date not shown on search chart). She ismy Great Great Grandmother. Her husband’s family’s William Allphin andMary Seeley’s birthplace was Russelville, Logan, KY.

I noticed that there was another person looking for a woman named “America”with a Kentucky connection. Possibly my Great Grandmother America’s parentswere from Kentucky as were the Allphin’s.

Are there any members of the Allphin, Icenogle, Seeley and Brumbackfamilies still living in Schuyler or Brown County?

Thank you. Any help will be appreciated. 

CharleneSmith – 11 Jul 2001 08:25:28
My ancestor Ansel Adams settled in Pike county 1860. His wifeSarahAnn. died before 1863 because He remarried Honor Malehose in SchuylerCo on 9-21-1863. After the birth of 2 sons Honor died. Ansel remarriedon 5-6-1867 in Schuyler co. to Mrs. Eliza Bectel. They are on theSchuyler census 1870. I would really like to know where Sarah Ann and Honorare buried. Can you be of any help? 1860 the Malehose family lived in Bainbridgetwp. and 1870 Ansel lived in Camden twp. Thank you 

Dona Meeker -12 Jul 2001 08:25:28
looking for John Perry son of Elijah and Martha Perry,he may have been under guardianship with a family in this county, his brothersname was charles and a sister augusta, she died young, charlesended up in greenfield, Ill and always looked for john, charles was raisedby McGhee and Hennell familys.this would have been in 1800s to 1900s 

Jim/Brenda Dooley-12 Jul 2001 08:25:28
Searching for info on Charles E. Young b 26 Oct 1843, Woodstocktownship, Schuyler Co., son of Charles and Catherine Young. CharlesE. married Celestia Cooper 25 Nov 1866; 4 children – Mary, Hiram,George and Maggie. Celestia d 28 Oct 1874 and Charles E. m NancyVincent 10 Feb 1878; had 8 more children. Charles E. died 25 Dec 1923. 

R.L. Hammond-12 Jul 2001 08:25:28
Looking for information on Andrew Bartuch/Bartush listed onthe 1840 Schuyler Co, IL census gifs. #125a, age 40-50. Looking for informationon this surname line. 

Doris Pendleton-12 Jul 2001 08:25:28
Would Billy Denton Jr., who placed a notice on the October 31, 1999Schuyler County Queries about Charles Friddle, please contact me.I am a descendant of John Riley Friddle, Charles’s brother. ThankYou Doris Pendleton 

Peggy Hermann-12 Jul 2001 08:25:28

Does anyone know if there are any tax lists for Schuyler Co. for thetime period covering 1825-1835? I found two families on the 1830 census,but am interested in knowing how early they were there and how long theystayed. Thanks! Peggy 

Kari Stacy-12 Jul 2001 08:25:28
I am seeking any info on John Baumgardner Jr. and his wife,StellaMay or Mathilda Dye. John Jr. is a son of John and Delina (Baldock)Baumgardner. John Jr. and Stella had 6 or 8 Children. Any help wouldbe appreciated. Thank you. 

Charlotte Welch-Mon, 20 Aug 2001
I am Charlotte Dafoe Welch, a great grandaughter of Cyrus Graffand Mary C. Potts Graff, who originally were married and lived inRushville until the 1880s. Mary C.Potts was born on Oct. 15, 1840. I donot know the names of her parents. I believe that they came from Ohio.It could be that her father’s name was Charles or John. She had two sonswith those names. They moved to Johnson County Nebraska. I am the grandaughterof their daughter, Mary Graff Dafoe. Can you help me? Thanks

I forgot to mention that Cyrus and Mary Potts Graff’s son, Charleswas married to Eleanor Sweeney, daughter of Thomas Sweeneyof Rushville. They also moved to Nebraska, with the senior Graffs 

Kari Stacy-12 Jul 2001 08:25:28
Benjamin Carpenter–Would love to share this information withothers and as if others researching this person or have knowledge of thisfamily. (Possible father of Abner Carpenter 1850 Mason County, Illinoiscensus).

Book Name: Genealogiacal Abstracts of Revolutionary War Pension Files
Volumn 1: A-E
Abstracted by Virgil D. White
Publisher: The National Historical Publishing Company, Waynesboro,Tennessee 1990

Page 546.
Carpenter Benjamin: S32156, VA line, sol was b 1 Mar 1755 in AmherstCty VA & lived there at enl & in 1790 moved to the Holston Riverin East TN then moved to West TN then to IL, appl 3 Sep 1832 Schuyler CtyIl, sol d 12 Jun 1840. 

    I am researching a James Hunter (I think his middleinitial is D.) who lived around the 1860s/1870s and owned property in Schuyler,Bainbridge Township. I have an ink drawing of his home that was on theweb with the same address given at the bottom of the drawing. I have searchedsome of the Schuyler sources online, but have had no real success.
    James Hunter was my gr gr grandfather’s first cousin.His mother’s maiden name would be Doherty/Dougherty. Oral history has himas a colorful character, adventurer, sportsman, and affluent.

    Have been looking for information for Julian Ballard,he is my GG Grandfather, He married Margaret Jane Frakes in 1866 and theyhad a daughter Susie who was born Nov. 22 1869. 1870 Census has mother& daughter living with mothers parents. Believe Julian died beforeSusie was born but cannot find information.  Any help would be greatlyappreciated.
    They lived in Brooklyn twp. Also later Margaretmarried a Jacob Stoneking. Not sure if they married here or in Mo. as thatis where she was living with family when she died.

    I am looking for the obit of Mary Newell, nee Jacobswho died in June or April of 1903. She was buried in Lawler cemetery, Bainbridgetownship,
Schuyler County.
    I am not sure, but believe her Father was John Jacobs.John Jacobs was Mary’s brother.
    Any information would certainly be appreciated.

    Looking for information on William Gorsuch marriedto Mary Ann Stansberry. Both died between 1843 and 1850 in Oakland townshipof Schuyler Co.

Carl W. WardWARD
    I was informed that there were many many WARDs livingin Schuyler County, Illinois in the early to late 1800’s and that severalof those WARD families
came from New York and many of these and/or their descendants wenton to Adams County, Illinois and or to Missouri. These specific facts areimportant to me because my Charles WARD was born in Allegany County, NewYork in 1805. He is first found in civil records in 1835 in Adams County,Illinois, the county just to the West of Schuyler County and then in the1860’s migrated to Knox County, Missouri. In addition, it appears thatthere was someone named Charles S.Ward that was in the 1840 US Census ofSchuyler County and I also have found land deed records in this countyof a Charles Ward.
    I’d like to hear from anyone researching any ofthe WARD families in Schuyler County, but especially if they know any infoabout this Charles Ward that appears in some records. I’d be glad to sharewith you the information I have on my Charles WARD family. Thanks.

    I am looking for O.T. Cormin who would have been inthe Sangamon Co. or Schulyer County around 1840 to 1850 or so. O.T. Corminmarried my Harriet Conner. Harriet Conner was the daughter of Benjaminand Sarah Conner. Benjamin was born in New Jersey we think.
     Ben CONNERS died July 5, 1874 in Ashland,IL. He had real estate in Ashland. Found in estate box 12 in Virginia,IL. Heirs were (7 Children) James Conners, Jane Scott, Thomas Conners, Robert Conners, Mary Elizabeth Plunkett, Harriet Cormin , Sarah Howard.Robert Conners was living in West Hartford, April 1880 and ThomasConners lived in Hannibal, Mo in April 1880.

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